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syngraft

[ sin-graft, -grahft ]
/ ˈsɪnˌgræft, -ˌgrɑft /
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noun Surgery.
a tissue or organ transplanted from one member of a species to another, genetically identical member of the species, as a kidney transplanted from one identical twin to the other.
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Also called isograft, isoplastic graft, syn·ge·ne·ic graft [sin-juh-nee-ik]. /ˌsɪn dʒəˈni ɪk/.

Origin of syngraft

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Medical definitions for syngraft

syngraft
[ sĭngrăft′ ]

n.
A graft of tissue that is obtained from a donor who is genetically identical to the recipient.isogeneic graft isogeneic homograft isograft isologous graft isoplastic graft syngeneic graft syngeneic homograft
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